China's first private satellite named Fengmaniu-1 was launched on February 2, 2018. The owner is Feng Lun, chairman of YuFeng Capital.
Huawei brought its Mate 10 Pro into the American market at CES. But under pressure from Washington, AT&T pulled out at the last minute and decided not to carry the phone. At this time, the Mate 10 Pro is not sold by any mainstream operator.
When talking about Lei Jun, people are as likely to mention his role in Xiaomi as his history as an investor. Lei Jun has already invested in numerous Internet companies. In 2018, Xiaomi is continuing its path to a public listing. 2018 is on track to be the "capital year" for Lei Jun.
The global smartphone market was saturated in 2017. China's handset market plunged more than 10 percent and many Chinese mobile phone manufacturers, including Huawei and Xiaomi, are preparing to excavate the gold from the US market.
Xiaomi has confirmed it will participate in the MWC 2018 conference, when it will unveil long-awaited new handset . But as the time approaches, news about Xiaomi's new smartphones are more puzzling.
Didi Chuxing, China’s leading mobile transportation platform, today announced it is officially upgrading its Hong Kong product from Kuaidi Taxi to DiDi Hong Kong, after 3 years of serving Hong Kong citizens under the Kuaidi Taxi brand.
Apple US announced its revenue from the fourth quarter last year, which is also the first quarter of Apple's 2018 fiscal year.
Well-known market research firm IDC released its Q4 2017 global handset shipments report on February 1.
After Apple launched its bezel-less iPhoneX, its Face ID and total gesture control have been well-received among users.
Alternative energy vehicle were under the spotlight in the Chinese market during 2017, with a total sales volume of 777,000, a year-on-year growth of 53.3 percent. Blade electric vehicles (BEV) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV) show a year-on-year growth of 82.1 percent and 39.4 percent respectively.
Where there is traffic, there is business. The traveling market has given rise to “in-car vending,” a new business many regard as the “next game-changing opportunity” in sales.
On January 31, the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) released the 41st statistical report of China Internet network development in Beijing. As of December 2017, China's Internet population reached 772 million, with a penetration rate of 55.8 percent.
Bitcoin China (BTCC), the world's oldest Bitcoin exchange platform and the first and the largest digital currency exchange in China, announced it was purchased by a Hong Kong block chain fund on January 29.
XPENG announced the start of its B round financing of 2.2 billion yuan in Hong Kong on January 29. The financing was led by Alibaba, Foxconn and IDG. XPENG will raise more than 5 billion yuan from the capital market.
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) and Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) announced plans to introduce Alibaba Cloud ET City Brain. Artificial intelligence will be fully applied to the Malaysia transportation management, urban planning, environmental protection and other fields. In the first phase, AI will be applied to 281 road crossings in Kuala Lumpur.